For about 12 years he studied classical guitar and placed top 3 in several National guitar competitions. After 12 years of classical music he decided to start playing the acoustic steel string guitar to enlarge his musical perspective.
In 2010, Max Roest won the ‘Johan van Vossen’ prize at the National Guitar Competition of the European Guitar Teachers Association. Max was awarded this prize for the many different styles he presented in this competition.
Max Roest plays Greenfield acoustic guitar model G4